Pilates Career Counseling Baton Rouge LA

Local resource for pilates career counseling in Baton Rouge, LA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to pilates career counseling, pilates teacher instruction, and pilates instructor certification classes, as well as advice and content on opening a pilates studio, consulting and marketing, and running a small business.

Michelle Waguespack, CPRW
(225) 937-6623
3535 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA
 
East Baton Rouge South Career Solutions Center
225-925-4311 / 225-925-4312
1991 Wooddale Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Carpenters Local Union Number 1098
(225) 356-2468
6755 Airline Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Cement Masons & Plasterers Local No 812
(225) 383-7584
1718 Myrtle Walk
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Associated Safety Consultants
(225) 926-0560
9613 Interline Ave
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Communications Workers Of America Local 3403
(225) 928-1110
2081 Beaumont Dr
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Boilermakers Local Union Number 582
(225) 927-3710
1948 Beaumont Dr
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Construction & General Laborers Local Union Number 1177
(225) 387-9870
1233 Government St
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Durio Consulting Services
(225) 922-7745
8762 Quarters Lake Rd
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Career Planning Services, LLC
(225) 937-6623
4607 Bluebonnet Blvd. Suite A
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Pilates Job Outlook Looks Strong Despite Economy 

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Pilates Instructor Job Outlook is strongWith U.S. unemployment numbers worsening by the week, there are positive signs that say Pilates jobs may be more secure than average occupations. According to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), the fitness industry is expected to grow 27 percent by 2016, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. And a recent fitness industry compensation survey by the IDEA Health & Fitness Association reinforced that finding.

The survey, which included responses from 501 IDEA members working in a variety of positions in health club settings, found that wages for all positions except fitness floor staff are higher than the national average, and all positions reported wages higher than they were two years ago.

Pilates and yoga instructors, specifically, reported receiving an average hourly wage of $33.25, the highest of all types of instructors. This is up from $29.50 in 2006, indicating that wages have kept up with inflation.

What accounts for these positive projections when most industries are dealing with breathtaking downturns? According to the DOL, “an increasing number of people are spending time and money on fitness, and more businesses are recognizing the benefits of health and fitness programs for their employees.” The DOL also credits aging baby boomers, who are concentrating on staying healthy and fit, as well as the reduction of physical education in schools and parents’ concern about childhood obesity. “Participation in yoga and Pilates is expected to continue to increase, driven partly by the aging population that demands low-impact forms of exercise and seeks relief from arthritis and other ailments,” says the DOL.

So, even if your business is experiencing a downturn, the prospects remain good for the future. If you’re looking to draw in new clients, perhaps working to tap into the older and younger members of your community may be a good strategy.

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